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15 Christmas Gift Ideas for Horse Lovers

15 Christmas Gift Ideas for Horse Lovers

Christmas gifts for horse loversThe run-up to Christmas should be a time of excitement and anticipation.  Bonus boxes of chocolates in the tack room and singing along to cheesy Christmas carols on the yard. The problems arise when you find yourself stuck for Christmas gift ideas. How to find something that is the right mix of thoughtful, useful, appealing to that person and within budget. Well never fear, we are here to help. We have pulled together a list of our 15 favourite Christmas gift ideas for horse lovers, with people working in the equine industry in mind, suitable for your employer, employee or college (or even yourself!).

 

1. The classic gift of warmth

As we discussed in our first article Keep Warm Working with Horses this Winter the fight against chill blains and frozen toes is real. Few who spend the majority of their working day exposed to the elements wouldn’t appreciate another item in their wardrobe to stock the defences against the cold. Our top picks are….

  • Headbands – Perfect for keeping your ears and forehead toasty but still letting any excess heat escape through the top of your head. Prices range from £3.99 for a basic Mark Todd fleece version to £25 for a fancier version with this and I quote ‘eye-catching and stylish sequin detailing’ from Spooks Jose.
  • Waterproof and/or thermal gloves – As we all know there is almost certainly a glove monster that sneaks into the yard whenever our backs are turned and eats, usually only one, of your best ever favourite gloves. See the above-linked article for our favourite gloves.
  • Merino or Bamboo base layers – The outdoor sports world secret to keeping warm and dry no matter how many times you overheat then cool when working hard. Gold star level comfort in the wintertime. Base layers can vary hugely in price depending on the exact fabric make up and brand from £15-£50. Go Outdoors offer some great discounts, some of which you can browse here. Get in quick for delivery before Christmas though.
  • Christmas gift ideas for horse lovers - something warmElectric hand and/or foot warmers – These inexpensive items literally make perfect stocking fillers. Ideal for anyone who suffers with poor circulation. With the click of a button they heat up and can be stuffed into gloves, down socks or in your pockets as little balls of heat to warm hands on in between chores. The single-use warmers can be as cheap as 99p a box but for a more environmentally friendly option look for reusable options such as these at £4.99 for a pack of 2.

 

 

The Grooms List by Caroline Carter Recruitment is endorsed by the British Grooms Association (BGA)2. British Grooms Association (BGA) membership

The BGA are an organisation dedicated to supporting grooms in a multitude of ways throughout their career. Members benefit from access to legal support, advice on money matters, insurance, supported professional development through training courses and members discount on a range of useful products. The association is backed by several Olympic riders and top-level grooms and continue to grow their presence as the voice for groom’s rights. You can read more about, and buy BGA membership here – from just £21.50 a year.

 

 

Christmas gift ideas for horse lovers - Equestrian Biographies3. Inspirational Autobiographies

Great as social media is at giving us an inside look at the world of our heroes, it can never replace the in-depth thought out revelations of a good autobiography. So much can be learnt about why they train the way they do and all the work that goes on behind the scenes of top horses and their riders. Who isn’t dying to know more about what makes their idols so successful? To get you started… Clare Balding “My Animals and Other Family”, Nick Skelton “Gold – My Autobiography”, and William Fox-Pitt, Carl Hester, Mary King and Mark Todd Autobiographies are all sold here.

 

 

Christmas gift ideas for horse lovers - Tickets to equestrian shows4. Tickets to a top event

Assuming no-one directly involved in the gift already competes at such a level tickets to watch the top riders do their stuff makes for a super inspiring day out. By this we’re thinking of the likes of Badminton, Burghley, Hickstead, HOYS among other well known international events. Attending an event as a pure spectator, no equine commitments in tow, can be a pleasant change and a chance to catch up on some socialising, shopping and chilled spectating, enjoying the atmosphere with none of the pressure. To get you started… buy a Badminton Horse Trials Gift Voucher here, Hickstead Derby meeting Saturday tickets here, or Cheltenham festival tickets here. For more ideas have a look on the Ticket Master website.

 

 

Christmas gift ideas for horse lovers - Hanrose5. Hanrose novelty horsey-themed candles and gifts

This unique, independent company make a huge range of unusual soy candles infused with the scents of your favourite pastime. Luckily the more pleasant aspects of it, for example ‘Tackroom’, ‘Riding in the Rain’, ‘Tally Ho’ and my personal favourite name ‘Unicorn Fluff’! Hanrose also offer something a little different with their photo art gifts, heart-shaped candle holders and quote posters, all equine-themed. Browse the Hanrose website here.

 

 

Christmas gift ideas for horse lovers - Vouchers for HGV or Trailer Driver Training6. Vouchers towards HGV or trailer driver training

If someone close to you has been procrastinating over whether to start their training for too long now why not give them a helpful nudge in the right direction with some vouchers this Christmas. Mention our article ‘How to boost your income – get an HGV licence‘ on The Grooms List to benefit from a 20% discount on your booking!

 

 

Christmas gift ideas for horse lovers - Wacky Sox7. The Amazing Wacky Socks

In danger of becoming far too serious with our list here, I propose to you the wondrous eye-catching gift of Wacky Sox. Perfect for the truly stylish fun-loving character (aka the childish idiot) no matter their age or role in the workplace. Bring a little colour to your friend’s daily life with these corkers. Shop for Wacky Sox here.

 

 

 

Christmas gift ideas for horse lovers - Riding Lesson8. Treat them to a lesson with a top trainer

This could be a trainer they have used before but can only infrequently afford to visit or attending a clinic with a visiting professional rider/trainer. As an employer, this could become a dream treat and you could gift your groom or working pupil a lesson with your own trainer either aboard their horse or a yard favourite they regularly ride at home and love like their own.

 

 

Christmas gift ideas for horse lovers - Equine themed jewellery by Gallop Guru9. Horse themed jewellery

There is a whole host of companies that fashion quirky bits of jewellery from random horse related items. Gallop Guru are independent traders and stockists of HiHo silver jewellery who are mixing it up from the standard horseshoe or stirrup iron pendant and using bits instead. They also sell normal jewellery and a good selection of other horse-themed gifts if you’re still feeling stuck for ideas. Browse for Gallop Guru gift ideas here.

 

 

Christmas gift ideas for horse lovers - Massage or Spa Treatment10. A much-needed therapy session

Wrestling (I mean calmly communicating your wishes) with a 1200-pound horse not to mention all the hauling bales (following full Health & Safety procedures of course), muck heap sculpting, lorry ramp weightlifting and recent snow ploughing and ice skating efforts can leave the back and muscles a little worse for wear. The gift of a good back crunching session from a Chiropractor or deep tissue massage pain session from a Physiotherapist can be just the ticket to get your friend to quit their moaning and feel fresh for the year ahead. Alternatively, a relaxing massage of the candles and whale song variety will possibly leave them feeling more kindly towards you in the immediate future.

 

 

Christmas gift ideas for horse lovers - Horse and Hound Subscription11. An annual subscription to the Horse and Hound Magazine

If you have a friend/colleague/boss/groom who rushes out every Thursday lunchtime to hunt down and secure their weekly copy of the Horse and Hound, or who is always pinching your copy to read, then an annual subscription to the weekly equine magazine would make a perfect Christmas gift for them. For £19.99 for the year, it really is the gift that keeps on giving – every Thursday for the next 52 issues. Choose from an iPad and iPhone subscription (ensuring the recipient has an iPhone or iPad of course), or treat them to the printed edition, which comes with exclusive subscriber rewards every month. Find out more on the Horse and Hound website. There is even the option to indicate that the subscription is a gift, making it even more perfect for Christmas.

 

 

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Christmas gift ideas for horse lovers - Lemieux Grooming Bag12. A show bag

As any good groom will tell you, the key to a smooth competition day is organisation. Trying to carry everything in your pocket or a tatty one compartment rucksack that’s impossible to find anything in is a recipe for a stressful day. A purpose made well-designed show bag can make everyone’s life much easier. Have it packed with everything you need in separate, easily accessible compartments and keep its stashed in the lorry. One less thing to worry about so you can just grab it and go when you’re heading down to the ring.  Here is an example from Houghton Country.

 

 

Christmas gift ideas for horse lovers - Personalised Show Rug

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13. A show rug

Very little looks more professional than a good quality personalised show rug with the rider’s name on the hindquarters. It speaks of dedication and investment in turn out appearance. This can make a nice thoughtful gift for an aspiring young rider or a much-appreciated gift for a boss to show you care about how the horses look when out and about.

 

 

 

Christmas gift ideas for horse lovers - Personalised Picture14. A personalised framed picture

Chosen carefully a framed high-quality picture or canvas can make a lovely gift that keeps on giving. It’s best to pick a picture they have previously shown a great love of or that would mean something special to them. It could be a portrait of their favourite horse, beloved pet dog or an action shot from an event they did very well at that season. Depending on the person, a smiling proud moment from the award ceremony can be a nice touch bringing back good memories every time they see it.

 

 

STILL STUCK FOR GIFT IDEAS?

 

Christmas gift ideas for horse lovers - Naylors Equestrian Gift Card15. You won’t go wrong with a Naylors gift card!

Naylors Equestrian is one of The Grooms List team member Emily’s favourite websites for buying just about everything for your horses, dogs/pets, and of course yourself! With their frequent cracking discounts and special offers, Naylors Equestrian is perfect for purchasing necessities AND treats for 2 and 4 footers on the yard. You may find the gift you’re looking for whilst browsing the website, but gift cards are available for as little as £5 so there is an option to suit all budgets, and with the January Sales coming up it’s sure to be appreciated! Check out Naylors Equestrian gift cards here.

 

 

We hope these ideas have taken some of the headache out of Christmas shopping for you. If there’s one last top tip to remember, it’s that the gift doesn’t have to be perfect or expensive. The best gifts are a little bit different and individually bought with what that person would really appreciate in mind. Clichéd as it sounds…it’s the thought that counts!

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Job Description In 1992, Paul Schockemöhle, a successful businessman and former European Show Jumping Champion, purchased a large site in the expanses of Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania. On no less than 3,000 hectares of land in the heart of the protected landscape of the Lewitz, a centre for modern horse breeding which accommodates 4,000 horses and is unparalleled in Europe has emerged over the years. Around 250 employees look after the well-being of the horses, which are kept in spacious stables and in speciesappropriate herds in the expanses of the Lewitz. As a groom or rider at one of the three riding stables, you are responsible for the training and care of the horses bred by Paul Schockemöhle. Many horses which will later cause a sensation in top level sport go through our hands. The daily routine gives you the opportunity to gather a lot of experiences and impressions in every respect. The fact that a renowned trainer is always available to support you will particularly help you with your personal development. The riding stables entrusted with training the horses are three geographically separated farmsteads under a common organisational umbrella. At each of the individual sites, site managers look after the training of the horses with their teams. A jumping horse trained on the Lewitz stud runs through all three stations chronologically. The second station for training a Lewitz jumping horse, the “Rustica”, is located in the immediate vicinity of the main stud. Under the management of Janek and Melanie Hucz, the young horses take their first jumps under a saddle here.    
Job Description In 1992, Paul Schockemöhle, a successful businessman and former European Show Jumping Champion, purchased a large site in the expanses of Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania. On no less than 3,000 hectares of land in the heart of the protected landscape of the Lewitz, a centre for modern horse breeding which accommodates 4,000 horses and is unparalleled in Europe has emerged over the years. Around 250 employees look after the well-being of the horses, which are kept in spacious stables and in speciesappropriate herds in the expanses of the Lewitz. The riding stables entrusted with training the horses are three geographically separated farmsteads under a common organisational umbrella. At each of the individual sites, site managers look after the training of the horses with their teams. A jumping horse trained on the Lewitz stud runs through all three stations chronologically. The “Stern-Buchholz” site is outside the gates of the state capital Schwerin. The team headed by Birgit Brandsätter and Paulo Castro here is responsible for breaking in all the horses, as well as for the further training of the dressage horses and the preparation of the colts for licensing.   Accommodation details The stud’s own apartments, modern and practically furnished, give you affordable living space near your place of work and make it easier for you to form and strengthen social relationships even after you finish work. On request, you will be served breakfast and lunch in the stud’s own canteens.   Benefits Of course, we will help you with all the administrative issues which come up at the beginning, provide you with translating assistance during doctor’s visits if necessary and help you with anything else that you need. We will do everything to make your stay as pleasant as possible for you.  
*Dog welcomed *Own horse considered *Flexible accommodation options (shared/with partner/sole) *Fair remuneration Business man and former European Champion has set up an amazing centre of modern horse breeding “unique” in Europe. The facilities comprise 3,000 hectare (30,000,000 sqm)land in total,spacious stables,large run-in stables and horse-appropriate group-housing for the approx. 4000 horses. A constantly progressing health management and the stud-owned vet clinic provide the perfect care for the horses.These are best prerequisites to guarantee breeding and training at the highest possible professional level. Almost 200 employees, among them 14 vets, are work around the clock for the benefit of the animals and ensure perfect conditions for the approx. 700 foals that are born every year. As a groom at one of the three riding stables, you are responsible for the training and care of the horses bred by Paul Schockemöhle. Many horses which will later cause a sensation in top level sport go through our hands. The daily routine gives you the opportunity to gather a lot of experiences and impressions in every respect. The fact that a renowned trainer is always available to support you will particularly help you with your personal development.
*Own horse a possibility * Very experienced Yard manager based on site *Fabulous facilities Job Description We are looking for a friendly, hard working individual to join our team at our busy yard just outside of Tonbridge in Kent. The candidate will be happy to assist in all yard duties including turning out, mucking out, catching in, etc.  An eye of detail and a tidy yard attitude is a must. You will need to be self driven, ensuring all duties are carried out meticulously.  We run a very reputable livery business and our reputation is important to us. Minimum Requirements Previous experience necessary   Accommodation details     Benefits    
Job Description *Upwards of £500pw depending on experience + pool money & bonuses paid *Friendly working atmosphere *Pets welcomed *Accommodation available/partner could be accommodated National Hunt  yard looking to recruit Riders and or Rider:Grooms for upcoming season. Friendly working atmosphere and fabulous location with the best of facilities. Minimum Requirements You can be from any discipline but must be confident in handling and riding TB’s. Confident and  previous experience riding out would be preferred but if plenty of riding experience in other disciplines this would also have its advantages. Accommodation details On site accommodation options single/shared/with partner 🙂 Caroline’s comments 🙂 This is a fabulous opportunity for competent and capable riders to get a lot of saddle time on a professional yard with quality horses and be very well remunerated and looked after as part of a professional Team. Great opportunity to experience another discipline or to put your existing experience into good use.   Please call Caroline & the Team on 0203 006 5730 or email info@carolinecarterrecruitment.com
  *Up to £450 pw negotiable depending on experience * Partner welcomed * Dog welcomed European champion Young Rider competing with Team GB and who has won 7 European medals is now looking for an experienced Groom/Exercise Rider with professional standards to work on the family yard. Must turn out to 4* and be capable of sole charge when required but understand the team dynamic of a family situation. HGV helpful but could be put through test. Affable personality is essential for this private and happy yard and a shared enthusiasm for eventing at the highest levels is probably essential! 10 polo ponies kept in winter/minimal duties. Professional facilities/x country course/great hacking.2000 acre farm stunning cross country course.   Please contact Caroline & The Grooms List Team, quoting reference code JL58861 on 0203 006 5730 or email info@carolinecarterrecruitment.com      
Salary 8.5 Euros/negotiable dependent on experience with no food/accommodation or utilities to pay. You will need some experience grooming competition horses One of the Most Professional SJ yards in the world – Learn your trade with the best and secure your Grooming future with a hands on job. All you need is a passport and an adventurous spirit! Enthusiasm and dedication to work along side the best horses, riders and horse people.This opportunity would be GREAT FUN and a second to none experience which would guarantee your career anywhere you chose in the future both home and abroad. A rare insight into world class horses, world class facilities and a truly remarkable experience for any groom seriously interested in getting to the top of their game. Whilst there are considerable opportunities for advancement and promotion possibilities if you wish to remain in Germany. 🙂 Caroline’s comments 🙂 This is a commercial environment where the opportunity to learn is awesome but not for anyone who gets homesick or doesn’t feel comfortable in the commercial end of the horse world. The horses you will encounter are world class and it will certainly add to the breadth and depth of anyone’s experience. Fast paced and exciting in so many ways. A real ‘one off experience’ to add to the CV!    Please call Caroline on 0203 006 5730 or email info@carolinecarterrecruitment.com
*Salary IRO 1800 euros *All accommodation and food provided *Seasonal position with far reaching CV improving benefits! This world class service station and stud is looking for experienced stud hands for the forthcoming season to be based in Muhlen, Germany. Some prior experience important as some serious unmatched warmblood breeding stock is involved in this operation names such as  Balou du Rouet, whose offspring’s prize money makes millions plus Sandro Hit plus stallions Fürstenball, Vivaldi, Bordeaux, Foundation, Vitalis, Sir Donnerhall I and Diarado were amongst the leading group of all German stallions according to the German FN’s 2016 predicted breeding value statistics. Last year stallions from Mühlen once again dominated the Oldenburg Elite Mare show and of the twelve mares presented, seven of them were daughters of this yard’s stallions, including the winner Candy OLD by Sir Donnerhall I. The list goes on and on and on! 🙂 🙂 Caroline’s comments 🙂 This is a commercial environment where the opportunity to learn is awesome but not for anyone who gets homesick or doesn’t feel comfortable in the commercial end of the horse world. The horses you will encounter are world class and it will certainly add to the breadth and depth of anyone’s experience. Fast paced and exciting in so many ways. A real ‘one off experience’ to add to the CV!    Please call Caroline on 0203 006 5730 or email info@carolinecarterrecruitment.com  

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Meppershall
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